Community Engagement Specialist Volunteer Job Description

THIS POSITION WILL WORK CLOSELY WITH AND BE SUPERVISED BY THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Be a key representative for Hope Dental Clinic’s outreach work
  • Provide a positive, warm, professional face for Hope Dental Clinic
  • Be a key point of contact for organizational and individual community connections
  • Communicate via email and phone with community connections
  • Assist Executive Director in setting up and executing key meetings
  • Provide general logistical support to Executive Director for various community engagement initiatives
  • Help Executive Director develop new community engagement initiatives
  • Regularly collect patient stories when you are in clinic

 Characteristics of Ideal Candidate

  • Operate with a high attention to detail
  • Able to work independently and use good judgement, including discerning when a decision/problem needs to be run by staff
  • Passionate about providing free dental healthcare to all who need it
  • Passionate about connecting the community to Hope Dental’s mission
  • Practiced/skilled in marketing/communications/PR-related initiatives
  • Practiced in and highly comfortable with typical office technology/software
  • Collaborative; happy to be a part of a small, committed team
  • Passionate about donors and philanthropy
  • Someone who operates with a welcoming, customer-service-oriented mindset
  • Committed to a “can-do” attitude
  • Able to commit to a minimum of five hours a week
  • Reliable

If you are interested in this special volunteer opportunity, please contact Jessica Flotterud.